Südostschweiz Newsportal Relaunch

The Newsportal of Südostschweiz unites content of print-products like the newspaper "Südostschweiz" and "Bündner Tagblatt" as well as multi media products like "TV Südostschweiz" and "Radio Südostschweiz". In addition several services like "Agenda" or "Marktplatz" were integrated into the newsportal. The platform is completely renewed based on Drupal 8. For this renewal the NP8 project was started together with Gassmann Media and MD Systems.

Start with a Beta-Version

The relaunch of the news portal of "Südostschweiz", based on "NP8" is gradual and starts with a Beta-VersionAfter the release date in mid-February 2015, the first NP8 instance will at first only contain content of newspaper, radio and TV (without services) and will run parallel to the previous news portal. For several months the workflow must be optimized, adjustments may have to be made and performance will be reviewed and optimized.

Later, after the other services are integrated, the news portal will be completely replaced by the Drupal 8 version.

The newspaper "Südostschweiz" is in the top ten of the ten most read newspapers in Switzerland.